Reviews

VTech Kidizoom® Smartwatch Review & Giveaway

VTech Kidizoom® Smartwatch Review & Giveaway

| August 28, 2014 | Reply

Disclosure:  The VTech product, gift card, information, and additional gift pack have been provided by VTech     We received the VTech Kidizoom® Smartwatch which recently hit the shelves on July 15th.  As soon as my daughter saw the box, she was thrilled and couldn’t wait to get it out of the packaging!  Then, once it […]

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Viva® Vantage Paper Towels – A “MUST-HAVE” For Every Kitchen

Viva® Vantage Paper Towels – A “MUST-HAVE” For Every Kitchen

| August 21, 2014 | 6 Replies

Disclosure:  Thank you to Viva Vantage and Walmart for sponsoring this post and helping me clean up my messes!     Paper Towels are one of those things that I MUST have in my home at all times.  We use paper towels multiple times throughout the day, whether it’s for cleaning up spills, wiping up messes, […]

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Groovy Lab in a Box – Monthly Subscription Box for Kids

Groovy Lab in a Box – Monthly Subscription Box for Kids

| August 15, 2014 | 4 Replies

  Disclosure:  I received a box as compensation for this post.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.    Groovy Lab in a Box provides hands-on science fun delivered monthly!  Each box you receive will be filled with all you need to learn about and do hands on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) experiments. […]

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Food

Easy No-Bake Energy Bites

Easy No-Bake Energy Bites

| July 26, 2014 | 20 Replies

  I like to make these Easy No Bake Energy Bites because they’re yummy, healthy and oh so easy! They also satisfy my sweet tooth when I want something sweet without the guilt. I can never stop at just one. I sometimes use Almond Butter instead of Peanut Butter. You could also add some Dark Chocolate […]

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Fudgy Black Bean Brownies

Fudgy Black Bean Brownies

| July 18, 2014 | 27 Replies

  For my husband’s birthday, he requested a “healthy” cake.  I searched and searched for something healthy, yet tasty.  Something we’d all enjoy.  While looking for a recipe for a healthy chocolate cake I came across one for Black Bean Brownies.  I changed the recipe up a bit since I didn’t have the exact ingredients […]

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Texas Pete Red Velvet Cones

Texas Pete Red Velvet Cones

| June 27, 2014 | 21 Replies

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Texas Pete for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine.   Texas Pete’s offer’s a wide variety of products that improves the taste of every meal!  Not only is it a condiment that you can add to hot dogs, fries, soups and sandwiches, but it’s […]

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Family Life, Travel & Parties

Top 5 Shows to see in Las Vegas

Top 5 Shows to see in Las Vegas

| August 18, 2014 | 1 Reply

  On our recent trip to Las Vegas, my husband and I were lucky enough to see 5 awesome shows!  We were given tickets to Tournament of Kings, but all other shows were purchased on our own.  Though shows can be expensive, in my opinion, they are well worth it.   Le Reve Let your […]

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Our Day at the Park – Anuenue Playground

Our Day at the Park – Anuenue Playground

| June 9, 2014 | 6 Replies

      The Anuenue Playground in Waimea on Hawaii’s Big Island has got to be one of the coolest playground’s around.  The expansive wooden structure brings out the excitement in kids of all ages! It’s Summer, and living on an island, our options are limited.  We’ve got the beach, playgrounds, a zoo, and a […]

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Let’s Go Crabbing at Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel

Let’s Go Crabbing at Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel

| March 25, 2014 | 19 Replies

  My family and I recently indulged in a delicious all you can eat dinner buffet at the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel.  On friday nights, the hotel hosts “Let’s Go Crabbing”.  The buffet includes King Crab legs, Snow crab claws, peel & eat shrimp, steamed mussels and clams, a fish dish, tempura vegetables and soft […]

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DIY & Cool Crafts

Disney Frozen: Make Your Own Princess Capes & Sister Bracelets

Disney Frozen: Make Your Own Princess Capes & Sister Bracelets

| March 18, 2014 | 20 Replies

    In honor of the release of Disney’s Frozen on Bluray Combo Pack, check out these fun activities inspired by the film.  Fans of the movie will enjoy making their very own Anna or Elsa cape, and sister bracelets.

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DIY Flower Headband Tutorial

DIY Flower Headband Tutorial

| January 8, 2014 | 69 Replies

I’ve seen lots of these adorable flower headbands around, and have even purchased a few.  I always wondered how hard they were to make.  I’m not the craftiest person, but I thought I’d try making some on my own.  I found all of the material to make these headbands at Sunshine Shoppe Supply where you can find […]

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Pin The Nose on Rudolph Game

Pin The Nose on Rudolph Game

| December 11, 2013 | 20 Replies

  Here’s a fun game for a Christmas Party.  We played it at our annual family Christmas Party last Christmas Eve.  The kids enjoyed it, and some of the adults played too! I actually came up with the idea just a few hours before the party started.  I got a piece of brown paper and […]

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Giveaways

VTech Kidizoom® Smartwatch Review & Giveaway

VTech Kidizoom® Smartwatch Review & Giveaway

| August 28, 2014 | Reply

Disclosure:  The VTech product, gift card, information, and additional gift pack have been provided by VTech     We received the VTech Kidizoom® Smartwatch which recently hit the shelves on July 15th.  As soon as my daughter saw the box, she was thrilled and couldn’t wait to get it out of the packaging!  Then, once it […]

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Baby Shower Gift Guide Giveaway

Baby Shower Gift Guide Giveaway

| August 15, 2014 | Reply

  Welcome to Livin’ The MOMMY Life’s 2014 Baby Shower Gift Guide GIVEAWAY!! Are you expecting or know someone who is?  Do you have a newborn?  If so, this awesome giveaway is for you! One LUCKY WINNER will receive all 4 prizes which include:   Daddy Diaper Pack Cozy Cover Summer Infant SwaddleMe WrapSack Poncho […]

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Win a $500 Gift Card – Christmas In July with Savor

Win a $500 Gift Card – Christmas In July with Savor

| July 28, 2014 | Reply

Sign up for Savor for a chance to win a gift card to your favorite Savor retailer.   What is Savor?   With Savor you can get personalized deals based on your interests.  Sign up to receive free coupons from your favorite brands and stores. Celebrate Christmas in July!  Sign up for Savor and invite […]

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Deals, Steals, Tips & More

#LeapTV Pre-Sale Period is almost here!

#LeapTV Pre-Sale Period is almost here!

| August 28, 2014 | Reply

This post is part of a sponsored campaign with LeapFrog and Mom Select.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.   LeapFrog makes such great toys for kids. With two daughters, I must say we own lots of LeapFrog products, and I also love buying them as gifts as I know how much kids enjoy […]

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K-12 Teachers get 10% back on purchase of School Supplies at Walmart! – July 25 – 31, 2014

K-12 Teachers get 10% back on purchase of School Supplies at Walmart! – July 25 – 31, 2014

| July 26, 2014 | 2 Replies

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week at Walmart! K-12 teachers who shop from July 25 – 31st will get 10% back on their classroom supply purchases! I know teachers often have to spend their own money to get their classrooms ready for the new school year.  Walmart is making things a little better for these teachers by […]

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Mom Voyáge – Get a Global Perspective on Parenting & Pregnancy #MC

Mom Voyáge – Get a Global Perspective on Parenting & Pregnancy #MC

| July 26, 2014 | 1 Reply

“I participated in a Blog Blast on behalf of Mom Central for Urbini. I received information from Urbini to facilitate my post as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.”   Wouldn’t it be wonderful to hear experiences on motherhood from all around the world?  Now you can with Mom Voyáge.   Mom […]

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Recent Posts

5-Hour ENERGY Drink  Yummification Contest – Create A special drink using 5 Hour Energy!

5-Hour ENERGY Drink Yummification Contest – Create A special drink using 5 Hour Energy!

| August 14, 2014 | 1 Reply

Disclosure:  This is a sponsored post.        5-hour ENERGY® shots are dietary supplements that provide hours of energy and alertness Contain a blend of B-vitamins, amino acids, and essential nutrients Helps people feel alert and energized for hours Zero sugar, zero carbs, zero herbal stimulants and 4 calories! Caffeine in a 5-hour ENERGY® […]

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Creating an Outdoor Oasis with Kohl’s

Creating an Outdoor Oasis with Kohl’s

| July 28, 2014 | 29 Replies

  Here in Hawaii we spend a lot of time outdoors year round.  Whenever the weather is nice, I like to spend time on my front porch.  Kohl’s provided me with a $100 gift card to help turn my outdoor space into a relaxing oasis for myself and my family to enjoy. Until now, I […]

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Credible Cravings – Nutritious Foods for Moms and Moms-To-Be

Credible Cravings – Nutritious Foods for Moms and Moms-To-Be

| July 28, 2014 | 12 Replies

   Disclosure:  I received product as compensation for this post.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.   It’s so important for mom’s and moms-to-be to fill themselves with healthy. nutritious foods.  While pregnant and breastfeeding, eating good quality, nutritious foods will not only benefit you, buy your baby as well!  As mom’s, I’m sure […]

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What’s in your Camera Bag?  Epiphanie Clover Camera Bag Review & Giveaway

What’s in your Camera Bag? Epiphanie Clover Camera Bag Review & Giveaway

| July 27, 2014 | 43 Replies

Disclosure:  I received this item from Epiphanie for review purposes.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.   I used to have an ugly old Canon camera bag.  Just a plain black one, which wasn’t stylish at all.  I actually still have it, but I haven’t used it in a long time.  I’d much rather […]

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